S1 E2: Personal & Societal Learning Barriers with Nick Lacy

Literacy Mic

Mar 26 2021 • 22 mins

In our second episode, Literacy Mic producer David Christensen talks with Nick Lacy. Their conversation spans different kinds of barriers to learning, from dyslexia to racism and class in the United States. They thread a narrative that connects support from parents, teachers, and mentors to the achievement gap seen between the haves and the have-nots.

Nick is the giving manager at Washtenaw Literacy.

Guest: Nick Lacy
Host: Kurtis Edwards
Interviewer: David Christensen
Editor: Kurtis Edwards
Producer: David Christensen
Assistant Producer: Mitch Port